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Serving the Northern Cheyenne of Montana
FREE 2 Day Do-It-Yourself WOMEN'S Home Weatherization Class
Save money! Save energy! Students will begin in the classroom learning the basics of home energy efficiency and maintenance. Then, we will focus on hands-on practice, investigating a local home for air leaks and installing weatherization materials. Students get a free weatherization kit (retail value over $150), and the chance to win a basic weatherization on their own home. No experience necessary. Tools provided.
Class will be located at Chief Dull Knife College in Lame Deer.
Day 1: Saturday, November 12, 2016, 8:30am-4pm
Day 2: Sunday, November 13, 2016, 8:30am-4pm
LEARN BY DOING
HOMEOWNER WEATHERIZATION - DIY WORKSHOP
Training on home energy efficiency, building science, and weatherization practices followed by hands on practice installing basic home energy improvements.
DOWNLOAD THE MANUAL HERE
DOWNLOAD THE WEATHERIZATION HOME INSPECTION CHECKLIST HERE
WOMENS' HOME REPAIR - DIY WORKSHOP
Women acquire and practice basic home repair skills by safely and efficiently operating several common power tools. You put your tool skills to use making a toolbox and fixing holes in drywall. DOWNLOAD THE TAPE MEASURE PRACTICE HERE
HEALTHY HOMES ASSESSMENT WORKSHOP FOR PROFESSIONALS
WEATHERIZATION FOR PROFESSIONALS
This interactive class for tribal building professionals explores how to make homes healthier, more energy efficient, and durable by implementing advanced framing and insulation techniques throughout the building and renovation process to reduce heat transfer (loss or gain). DOWNLOAD THE MANUAL HERE
WOOD & COAL STOVE MAINTENANCE - DIY WORKSHOP
This workshop details simple and quick steps to maintain your wood/coal stove or fireplace to operate at peak efficiency.
MOLD & MILDEW - DIY WORKSHOP
Learn how to deal with mold in your home by identifying the source of moisture that is feeding the mold, then repair the deficiency, and dry out the area.
PATHWAYS TO A HEALTHY HOME - FOR TENANTS
Learn how polluted indoor air may impact your health. Make a plan to control indoor air pollution, moisture, contaminants, ventilation. Learn best practices for regular home maintenance.
DOWNLOAD THE MANUAL HERE
DOWNLOAD THE HOME MAINTENANCE CHECKLIST
DOWNLOAD THE 7 STEPS SUMMARY
DOWNLOAD THE GREEN CLEANER BASES + INGREDIENTS
DOWNLOAD THE GREEN CLEANING PRODUCTS RECIPES
DOWNLOAD THE NATURAL INSECT & PEST CONTROL